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  1. TIND expands US operations with hiring Kathy McCarthy as VP of Partnership DevelopmentRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... list of leading library innovation partners includes Olin College of Engineering, the California Institute of Technology and the University of Minnesota. TIND is an official CERN spin-off providing library management systems, digital preservation- ...

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  2. Some "Goldilocks" Planets May Be Too Hot-Blooded for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Scientific American

    ... but it's an interesting paper," David Stevenson, a planetary scientist at the California Institute of Technology who was not involved in the new study, told Space.com. The surface temperature of a planet has profound impacts on its habitability. If ...

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  3. Planets in the 'Habitable Zone' Might Not Actually Be Hospitable to LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Space.com

    ... but it's an interesting paper," David Stevenson, a planetary scientist at the California Institute of Technology who was not involved in the new study, told Space.com. The surface temperature of a planet has profound impacts on its habitability. If ...

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  4. Happy Anniversary, Voyager 2! NASA Probe Flew by Saturn 35 Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Space.com

    ... full of exciting discoveries and surprises," Ed Stone, Voyager project scientist at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, said in a statement. "By giving us unprecedented views of the Saturn system, Voyager gave us plenty of reasons to ...

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  5. Alfred G. KnudsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Nature

    ... in 1922, died on 10 July, aged 93. After completing a bachelor of science degree at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in Pasadena in 1944, he earned a medical degree from Columbia University in New York City in 1947, and a PhD in ...

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  6. J. Paul Getty Trust appoints Richard Fagen VP of Computing / Digital InitiativesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Art Daily

    The J. Paul Getty Trust announced the appointment of Richard Fagen as Vice President, Computing and Digital Initiatives. Mr. Fagen has served as Chief Information Officer at the California Institute of Technology since 2005, where he is responsible for the development of the university's information technology strategy and implementation.

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  7. openflow 1.1.0a2.post1Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Python

    ... project between SPRACE (from Sao Paulo State University, Unesp) and Caltech (California Institute of Technology). python-openflow was developed to be used with Kytos controller, but feel free to use this simple and intuitive library in another ...

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  8. Reducing Tire Waste by Using Completely Degradable, Synthetic RubberRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | ECNmag

    ... C5 fraction, which contains hydrocarbons with five carbon atoms. With colleagues at the California Institute of Technology, they have been experimenting with catalysts to string cyclopentene molecules together to make polypentenamers, which are ...

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  9. Mars Curiosity's Southwest-Like Photos Have an Earthy FeelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | News Max

    The 360-degree color panorama was compiled from dozens of component images taken Aug. 5, said NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory . Curiosity landed inside the planet's Gale Crater four years ago, and its Murray Buttes were named after California Institute of Technology planetary scientist Bruce Murray, a former Jet Propulsion Laboratory director, who died in 2013.

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  10. UNM professors react to local methan hotspotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | The Daily Lobo

    ... emissions as well as the magnitudes of its sources. Scientists from NASA's JPL, the California Institute of Technology, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the University of Michigan participated in the nearly 18 month-long study ...

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  11. RIT Undergraduates Build Star-Tracking Instrument for NASA Research RocketsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 22 | Newswise

    ... distant galaxies. The Cosmic Infrared Background ExpeRiment 2, or CIBER-2, is led by the California Institute of Technology. Zemcov is a member of RIT's Center for Detectors and the Future Photon Initiative and a co-investigator on CIBER-2. "We ...

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  12. The past, present & future of gravitational-wave astronomy, with Kip Thorne & Rainer WeissRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | EurekAlert!

    ... into the future," said Kip Thorne, Feynman Professor of Theoretical Physics at the California Institute of Technology. Thorne, Weiss and Ronald Drever co-founded the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, known as LIGO. Last year, for ...

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  13. Microbes are More Social Than You Think, But Not Always in a Good WayRead the original story

    Monday Aug 22 | Bad Astronomy Blog

    ... beyond Earth and the brave new world of synthetic biology. He received his PhD from the California Institute of Technology and is currently a Postdoctoral Scholar at Harvard University, where he studies the inner workings of methane-metabolizing ...

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  14. New approach for synthetic rubber for degradable tires: converting cyclopentene to polypentenamersRead the original story

    Monday Aug 22 | Green Car Congress

    ... C5 fraction, which contains hydrocarbons with five carbon atoms. With colleagues at the California Institute of Technology, they have been experimenting with catalysts to string cyclopentene molecules together to make polypentenamers, which are ...

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  15. Train your brain for tradingRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 21 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... to have - is rooted in the former scenario. But a few years ago, researchers at the California Institute of Technology went to the trouble of taking pictures of people's brains while they were evaluating trades. Surprise: As rational as you are, you ...

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  16. Study: Most of methane hot spot comes from natural gas leaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... from a coal mine, according to researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The findings were published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Methane is a key component of natural gas. ...

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  17. What makes a good trader? Here's the scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Age

    ... to have - is rooted in the former scenario. But a few years ago, researchers at the California Institute of Technology went to the trouble of taking pictures of people's brains while they were evaluating trades. Surprise: As rational as you are, you ...

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  18. Methane leaks: A new way to find and fix in real timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Environmental News Network

    ... which was developed by Christian Frankenberg of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology. The overall project is led by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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  19. Olin College selects Tind Ils and Tind RepositoryRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... community of US libraries opting for TIND, including leading institutions such as the California Institute of Technology, the University of Minnesota and the United Nations Headquarters. TIND is an official CERN spin-off providing library management ...

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  20. Scientists say China's quantum communication satellite marks important milestoneRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Xinhuanet

    ... of Sciences for its vision," said Spyridon Michalakis, a quantum scientist from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech). "The launch of the first satellite to carry technology capable of space-based quantum cryptography is an important ...

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